AmCham Signature Event with guest speaker Philip Lowe, Governor, Reserve Bank of Australia

Event Date: 
21 September 2017
Hyatt Regency Perth
99 Adelaide Terrace

Join us for what promises to be one of the biggest events on AmCham's 2017 calendar. At AmCham Western Australia's first signature event, we will hear from Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe.

The global economy of today faces challenges from all corners. Whether it’s blowback against globalisation, the volatility of European markets, the lurking threat of a cyber attack or the scarcity of natural resources, Philip Lowe steers Australia's central bank through it all. Dr Lowe has been Governor since September 2016, following five years as Deputy Governor. His insights on the economic outlook for Australia and the world are not to be missed!

Philip Lowe commenced as Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia on 18 September 2016. Dr Lowe is Chair of the Reserve Bank Board and Payments System Board, and Chair of the Council of Financial Regulators. He also serves on the FSB Steering Committee. Dr Lowe holds a PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.Comm (Honours) in Economics/Econometrics from the University of New South Wales. He has authored numerous papers, including on the linkages between monetary policy and financial stability. Prior to his current role, he held the positions of Deputy Governor, Assistant Governor (Economic) and Assistant Governor (Financial System). He also spent two years with the Bank for International Settlements working on financial stability issues. Dr Lowe is Chair of the Financial Markets Foundation for Children and a director of The Anika Foundation. Dr Lowe is also a signatory to The Banking and Finance Oath.

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American Chamber of Commerce in Australia
08 9325 9540
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